UAE President Sheikh Khalifa passes away

Friday, May 13th, 2022
UAE President Sheikh Khalifa passes away

Abu Dhabi : UAE President and ruler of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan passed away on Friday, the Ministry of Presidential Affairs said. He was 73. “The Ministry of Presidential Affairs condoles the people of the UAE, the Arab and Islamic nation and the world over the demise of His Highness Sheikh […]

Twenty gold biscuits worth Rs 90 lakh seized in Kannur airport

Thursday, December 5th, 2019

Kannur : Twenty gold biscuits worth Rs 90 lakh and found abandoned were seized from a flight that arrived here from Abu Dhabi early on Wednesday, airport sources said. Security personnel noticed a packet underneath a seat of the Go Air flight during an inspection after all passengers disembarked and informed the Customs personnel who […]

Abu Dhabi National Oil Company to store crude oil at Mangaluru

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

Mangaluru: Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has signed an agreement to store about 6 million barrels of crude oil at India’s maiden strategic oil reserve. The agreement to store crude oil at the Mangalore underground caverns was signed on Saturday during the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Abu Dhabi, a statement issued […]

BWF Abu Dhabi solemnizes nikah of 17 couple at mass marriage ceremony

Saturday, October 18th, 2014

Mangalore : A total of 17 couples from the economically-backward members of the Muslim entered into wedlock at the 5th mass marriage ceremony organized by Bearys Welfare Forum Abu Dhabi (BWF), an association of NRIs from coastal Karnataka at Milagres Church Hall on October 18. Udupi district Qazi P M Ibrahim Musliyar Bekal, inaugurated the […]

Konkani Cultural Organisation distributes scholarship to deserving students

Monday, August 12th, 2013

Mangalore :  The Konkani Cultural Organisation, Abu Dhabi organized a scholarship distribution function at Milagres Senate Hall on August 11, Sunday. Nearly 171 students  received scholarship amount totaling to Rs 11.75 lakhs  in the function held with the co-operation of Samanvaya. JR Lobo, MLA of Mangalore South, inaugurated the event. He called upon the students […]

Mangalorean dies in tragic mishap in Abu Dhabi

Thursday, November 22nd, 2012
Prashant Pinto

Abu Dhabi :  Prashanth Pinto (38) who hailed from Mangalore and worked in Abu Dhabi met a tragic end in a road mishap on November 17. It is suspected that he died in a hit and run case. Pinto hailed from Derebail parish in Mangalore and is survived by his wife, son, parents, three brothers […]

‘Oriyardori Asal’ screened in Abu Dhabi

Sunday, July 8th, 2012

Abu Dhabi: The super hit Tulu film ‘Oriyardori Asal’ by noted theatrical personality Vijaykumar Kodialbail, was screened at the Abu Dhabi Eldorado Cinema on July 6. The function was attended among others by Dr. B.R. Shetty, Managing Director of NMC Group, film producer Vijaykumar Kodialbail, leader actors Lilith Shetty and  Ramya Barna. Sarvotham Shetty, President […]